Robert Half Full Charge Bookkeeper in Madison, Wisconsin
Description Are you an experienced Full Charge Bookkeeper who enjoys taking on new challenges? Are you looking for work as a Full Charge Bookkeeper? If you're comfortable with preparing and processing financial statements and accounts and managing all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions, Robert Half might have a job for you. This position will require excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics, and the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines. This long-term contract / temporary to hire Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Madison, Wisconsin.
Supervising accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers
Ensuring correct and punctual monthly, quarterly and year end close
Putting together the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement
Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable, including collections
Filing documents to maintain historical records
Tracking fixed assets and constructing depreciation schedules
Performing reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, as well as payroll processing
Studying and implementing federal, state, and local legal requirements, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions Requirements - Payroll experience preferred
Experienced in accrual and cash basis of accounting
Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced and challenging environment
- Proficiency with Peachtree
3+ years of experience in the bookkeeping field
Strong time management and organizational skills
Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments
Can work independently with minimal supervision
Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports
High school diploma or equivalent required, and AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred
Account management experience desired
Proven knowledge of QuickBooks
Experience with customer service
General familiarity with Microsoft Office Suites
Customer Satisfaction experience
Well-founded grasp of Microsoft Excel
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Strong familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Practical knowledge of Financial Records
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.